Olesya Khromeychuk &
Uilleam Blacker

Olesya Khromeychuk is an author and historian. She is the director of the Ukrainian Institute in London. She holds a PhD from University College London. Uilleam Blacker is associate professor in the comparative culture of Eastern Europe at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London, and a literary translator from Ukrainian.

Photograph © Olesya Khromeychuk, University College London


Ukrainian Women Poets: Foreword by Olesya Khromeychuk & Uilleam Blacker

Citing martyrology, Celan, and Sachs, Olesya Khromeychuk & Uilleam Blacker ask, how can faith, hope, and love live in a space of pain? Can poetry speak of atrocity?